Bhupinder Chimni


B. S. Chimni is Professor of International Law at School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University. He has been a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at the Harvard Law School (1995-96) and Law Fellow, University of York, Canada (1993). He has been teaching international economic law for the last twenty years. His other areas of interest are international legal theory and international refugee law. But for the past many years his principal interest has been in bringing together a group of like minded scholars from the third world to challenge Western dominance in the field of international law. His publications include International Commodity Agreements: A Legal Study (1987), International Law and World Order: A Critique of Contemporary Approaches (1993) and International Refugee Law: A Reader (2000). He is an Executive Editor of the Indian Journal of International Law and one of the editors of The Third World and International Law (to be launched in March this year).

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Concluding Response from Professor Chimni: International Law and World Order

Note from the Editors:  We conclude 2017 with a roundtable discussion of the second edition of Professor B.S. Chimni's International Law and World Order: A Critique of Contemporary Approaches.  Given numerous changes that rapidly transpired in the international system since 2016, the roundtable discussion will certainly spur continuing exchanges among scholars, academics, and practitioners on the evolving…

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